New Roof, No Mess

Roofing Industry: 4 Improvements That Benefit You

If you’re planning to upgrade your roof, this is the best time. Not just because winter is still months away, but also because your next project will let you benefit from the most important improvements the roofing industry has ever seen.

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Find the Right Siding Color with Our Home Color Tool

Having second thoughts about a two-tone color scheme for your roof and siding?

James Hardie Home Color ToolVisualizing color combinations for your home’s exterior is not easy for some of us. Sometimes, what looks good on a pair of color swatches doesn’t necessarily look good on the final installation. Also, while some of us can perform siding repair, others are not so gifted with the ability to vividly imagine, let alone draw detailed illustrations to express what they really want. Read more

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5 Benefits of Seamless Gutters

Seamless GuttersMuch has been said about the importance of gutters to a home’s longevity.

Being an essential part of a home, your gutters in Lincoln, NE, should be reliable and should protect your home from problems associated with malfunctioning gutters and improperly routed rainwater, such as flooding, leaks, and breakage. Seamless gutters offer the perfect long-term solution and do not compromise on looks or functionality.

Top Benefits of Installing Seamless Gutters

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4 Things to remember when buying a new roof

VIDEO BLOG: 4 Key Things to Remember When Buying a New Roof

VIDEO BLOG: 4 Key Things to Remember When Buying a New Roof

4 Things to remember when buying a new roofYour home is your most important investment, and your roof is its first line of protection from the elements. Your roof is also a significant contributor to your home’s curb appeal, so you would want a roof that also looks good while protecting your most important investment. A replacement roof that has all these features is critical, now more than ever.

Looking for that level of quality for your roofing requires some footwork. You will just need to remember four key things: Read more

New Roof, No Mess

New Roof, No Mess: The Nelson Contracting Promise

New Roof, No MessYou need a new roof, not a big pile of mess left behind by your contractors. If you’re in the market for a roof replacement, make sure to pick the kind of roofer who can install your new system professionally. Nelson Contracting, a New Roof, No Mess roofer can protect your flowerbeds and plants from getting smashed by ladders and torn shingles.

With Nelson Contracting, you can expect the best work for your residential and commercial roofing in Lincoln, NE and the surrounding areas. You can be sure that we won’t linger on your property and leave a big mess behind. Thanks to our unique Equipter roofing debris collection system, your lawn and landscaping will remain beautiful during your new roof installation. Read more

Rain Gutter System

3 Compelling Reasons to Install a Rain Gutter System Today

Rain Gutter SystemIf you don’t currently have rain gutters on your roof, you may wonder why some homes do and others don’t. These long troughs, along with their downspouts, are your roof’s primary defense against water ponding and ice dams.

If you don’t have them up there yet, let Nelson Contracting, the top provider of seamless gutters in Lincoln, NE, gives you three good reasons why you should: Read more

Signs You Need A New Roof

3 Tips To Choose A Good Roofer

Hey, we’ve all been there. You’re minding your own business when next thing you know one of those famous spring thunderstorms rolls through and you discover your roof is leaking; wet spots on the ceiling, black stuff growing on your walls, funky smells coming through the carpet.

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What You Should Know About Ice Damning

If you own an older home, odds are you’ve had some issues with ice damning around the eaves of your house’s roof.  Maybe it only happened once, a small brown spot on your ceiling just inside the wall line, or maybe it happens every time there is more than a couple inches of snow on your […]

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But my insurance company said there was no damage

It happens. Your home gets belted with ping-pong ball sized hail for twenty minutes, your garage door is mangled, you could make a margarita with just the ice on your front step (not that you would, I mean, it’s two o’clock on a Tuesday) your car looks like someone handed a toddler a hammer and […]

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Oh, You’re a Roofer?

My first day roofing was on a simple ranch style house with a low pitched roof. Highway 30, a humming ribbon of asphalt, shimmered in the June sunshine, just a few hundred feet away. The seventy year old semi-retired man who’d hired me worked to a steady beat, not fast, but never stopping. He made […]